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17th October 2017

Available NOW:

HD Screencasts from our recent highly-successful Joint UK EGG and ISGEDR Meeting are available NOW.

To give you a flavour of the meeting, here is our Montage Video:

Access to the screencasts is on a Members Only password-protected page:

To view the screencasts you will need a password, which should have been sent to you recently. Contact either of the following: Susan Downes Catherine Willis or Stuart Ingram if you haven’t received your password.


7th July 2017

If you would like to have the opportunity to present an interesting case at the UKEGG/ISGEDR meeting on Thursday September 14th please submit a short paragraph with the following info:

Your name/level of training or role/institution and then the main points of discussion/interest for the panel and audience 

Email to (deadline August 15th). 

The cases are timed at 5-6 mins with 3-4 mins discussion, should ideally be conundrums for the panel/audience to discuss rather than perfectly worked up cases. Six genetic and 4 retinoblastoma cases will be chosen from those submitted and you will be notified by August 21st if you are presenting. 

29th June 2017

The abstract deadline has been extended to July 15th.

20th April 2017

Abstract submission and Registration is now open, please click on the link below.

25th November 2016

Katie  Williams receiving the PhD Prize at latest annual UK EGG meeting held in Southampton, congratulated by Prof Susie Downes outgoing Chair of UK EGG.


This was during another excellent UK EGG meeting hosted by Professor Andrew Lotery and his colleagues in Southampton with a series of lectures and cases on extremely interesting and highly relevant topics. To view the programme please click here. We are pleased to announce that Georgie Hall, Genetics Counsellor is the new chair for UK EGG and Amanda Churchill remains as UK EGG treasurer. Anyone who would like to be part of the UK EGG steering committee, please let Georgie Hall know.